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an old English word for headdress. It was an ornamental headdress worn on festive occasions, ( Ezekiel 24:17 Ezekiel 24:23 ) and perhaps, as some suppose, also an ornament for the neck worn by both women, ( Isaiah 3:18 ) and men, and even on the necks of camels. ( Judges 8:21 Judges 8:26 )

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Turban; head ornament.

Forbear to cry, make no mourning for the dead, bind the TIRE of thine head upon thee, and put on thy shoes upon thy feet, and cover not thy lips, and eat not the bread of men. ( Ezekiel 24:17 )

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